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Genetics Seminar

How does complexity arise from molecular interaction?

Host - Ben Steventon

UserProfessor Simone Reber, IRI Life Sciences, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 26 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

"The prohibitin proteins in myelination"

UserDr Emma Wilson, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 26 May 2022, 12:00-13:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Evolution and Development of the vertebrate nervous system: from lampreys to humans

On Zoom only, ask organisers for link

UserDr Dorit Hockman.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 25 May 2022, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted: Ben Simons

UserWolf Reik, Babraham Institute, Cambridge.

HouseTo be confirmed.

ClockTuesday 24 May 2022, 12:30-13:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Control limited perceptual decision making

UserAlfonso Renart, Champalimaud, Lisbon, Portugal.

HouseHodgkin-Huxley Seminar Room + Zoom.

ClockMonday 23 May 2022, 16:15-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Neurogenic transcription factors in development and cancer

UserRoberta Azzarelli Wellcome, MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Theater- Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 20 May 2022, 13:15-14:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Aaron Klug Memorial Symposium

UserVarious - see Further Information.

HouseRegistration via https://www3.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/sites/klug/.

ClockFriday 20 May 2022, 09:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Wolbachia, African-River Blindness and Big Sur

Host: Frank Jiggins

UserProfessor William Sullivan, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 19 May 2022, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Unlocking lncRNA functions using an arrayed CRISPRi screening platform with cellular and molecular phenotyping

UserFien Gysens, PhD student, OncoRNA lab, Ghent University, Belgium.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 19 May 2022, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Hacking the germline : how paralogs bend the rules of gene expression

UserPeter Andersen, Group Leader, Aarhus University, Denmark.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 19 May 2022, 17:00-18:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

BSU Virtual Seminar: “Group Testing in Structured and Dynamic Networks”

This will be a virtual seminar. To register for free, please click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85960970204?pwd=dnVyWUFTSkM1bjJkWGMvc0ViLzA2Zz09

UserBatuhan Arasli, University of Maryland.

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockThursday 19 May 2022, 15:00-16:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Cell Plasticity and Lineage Commitment in Liver Tumorigenesis

**Please note this seminar will take place in person only**

UserLars Zender, University Hospital Tuebingen.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 19 May 2022, 13:00-14:00

Parasitology Seminars

Genome-led vaccine target discovery for parasitic infections

This is a hybrid talk. You can attend in person or via zoom. See abstract for details

UserProfessor Gavin Wright (University of York).

HouseMarjory Stephenson Seminar Room, Hopkins Building, Dept of Biochemistry.

ClockWednesday 18 May 2022, 16:00-17:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Crop Science Seminar: NSP2 and the Regulation of the Symbiotically Permissive State

UserDarius Zarrabian, Oldroyd Lab, Crop Science Centre.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 18 May 2022, 10:30-11:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

On the neural language of the cerebellum

UserReza Shadmehr, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

HouseHodgkin-Huxley Seminar Room + Zoom.

ClockMonday 16 May 2022, 16:15-18:00

ARClub Talks

Neuroplacentology

UserAnna Penn, Columbia University & NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85130861934?pwd=c1l1czdNSFVaUzdtRDRPSlU3Q0VmZz09.

ClockMonday 16 May 2022, 15:30-16:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Feline cholangiopathies – A search for an immune-mediated aetiology

UserJason Bestwick, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 13 May 2022, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Does Schistosoma mansoni harbour a microbiota

UserFabio Formenti, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 13 May 2022, 08:45-10:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Kendrew Lecture 2022: Chemogenetic and optogenetic technologies for probing molecular and cellular networks

UserAlice Ting - Professor of Genetics, of Biology and, by courtesy, of Chemistry, Stanford University, USA and Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Investigator .

HouseZoom link: https://mrc-lmb-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/99780084619?pwd=V3RmYTdTbmlBLzFLd1NOR0hHcjFIZz09.

ClockThursday 12 May 2022, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

A guiding torch at the poles: key roles of the centrosome during asymmetric cell division

Host - Marco Geymonat

UserDr Fernando Monje Casas, Andalusian Center for Molecular Biology and Regenerative Medicine (CABIMER), Seville.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 12 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Bradford Hill Seminars

The future of cancer screening: stratified, pan, both or neither?

UserProfessor Peter Sasieni, King’s Clinical Trials Unit, King’s College London.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockWednesday 11 May 2022, 13:00-14:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Crop Science Seminar: Ensembl Plants - An Overview

UserGuy Naamati, Ensembl Plants Project Leader.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2022, 10:30-11:30

Early Science and Medicine

Alhazen's Perspectiva legacy in science and art

UserNader El-Bizri (American University of Beirut).

HouseArts School Lecture Theatre A.

ClockTuesday 10 May 2022, 17:00-18:30

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

BSU Seminar: “Optimal design of First in Human trials via dynamic programming”

This will be a hybrid seminar. If you would like to participate virtually, please register using this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwvf-qgrTwrHNMDOZ_UZNN7h-wCbi90t9bA

UserDr Lizzi Pitt, University of Bath.

HouseSeminar Room 2, School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockTuesday 10 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Microglia webinar series

Diversity of brain macrophages

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated in "Venue"

UserJosef Priller, University of Edinburgh & Technical University of Munich.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/93385021933?pwd=cnNabGRvL0lJUk9qKzFNNGpydTdCQT09 Meeting ID: 933 8502 1933 Passcode: bmBXz8QB2j.

ClockMonday 09 May 2022, 16:00-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Transcriptional Regulatory Mechanisms in Hematopoietic Malignancies

Hosted by: Andrea Brand & John Gurdon

UserProf Robert G Roeder, The Rockefeller University, New York.

HouseWebinar.

ClockMonday 09 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Use of cellular barcoding to track the clonal evolution in Ewing's Sarcoma cells

UserYa Ma, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 06 May 2022, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Looking for the biases and gaps in spillover data of zoonotic viruses

UserImogen Lindsley, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 06 May 2022, 08:45-10:00

Foster Talks

The long road of building a nervous system - smooth travels and accidents on the journey to get the shape and size.

UserElisa Marti, Molecular Biology Institute of Barcelona.

HouseOn Zoom.

ClockThursday 05 May 2022, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

The evolution of polychromatic ‘greenbeard’ genes

Host - Carol Edwards

UserProfessor Jason Wolf, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 05 May 2022, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Host Age-dependent Evolution of a Plant RNA Virus

UserProfessor Santiago F. Elena, Instituto de Biologia Integrativa de Sistemas.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 05 May 2022, 13:00-14:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

“Can we block axon degeneration in disease?”

UserDr Andrea Loreto, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 05 May 2022, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The promise of proton therapy in paediatric tumours

UserDr Thankamma Ajithkumar, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 05 May 2022, 09:30-10:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Novel mechanisms of neurogenesis and neural repair

UserMagdalena Götz, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich.

HouseZoom only.

ClockMonday 02 May 2022, 16:15-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club seminars

Protein Design Using Deep Learning

Annual David James Lecture 2021-2022, Department of Pharmacology

UserProfessor David Baker, Institute of Protein Design, Washington University.

Househttps://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oWsowrrnQ5-LiMi6OtktrQ .

ClockFriday 29 April 2022, 17:00-18:15

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Age-dependent regenerative mechanisms in the brain

UserSumru Bayin, Wellcome/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Theater- Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 29 April 2022, 13:15-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

The evolution of virulence in Streptococcus suis

UserEliza Rayner, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 29 April 2022, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Investigating BOAS in different brachycephalic breeds

UserFran Tomlinson, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambrige.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 29 April 2022, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Transposons and evolutionary novelties of a symbiotic genome

UserAlexandra Dallaire, Future Leader Fellow, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew; Gurdon Institute; Darwin Tree of Life UK.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room - RNA Club.

ClockThursday 28 April 2022, 17:00-18:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

**Please note this seminar has been cancelled and rescheduled to 16 March 2023**

UserFatima Metcha-Grigoriou, Institut Curie.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 28 April 2022, 13:00-14:00

Parasitology Seminars

Hunting the Silent Killer: Investigating Chagas disease in a murine model

This is a hybrid talk. You can attend in person or via zoom. See abstract for details

UserDr Martin Taylor. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

HouseMarjory Stephenson Seminar Room, Hopkins Building, Dept of Biochemistry.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2022, 16:00-17:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Genotypic variation in maize influences rates of soil organic matter mineralisation and gross nitrification

UserDr Lumbani Mwafulirwa, Research Associate, Department of Plant Sciences and Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher, NIAB.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2022, 10:30-11:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Characterising the epistatic relationship between signalling pathways for AM symbiosis in rice

UserRaffy Hull, PhD student, Paszkowski group, Crop Science Centre.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2022, 10:30-11:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Brain and behavioural impacts of early life adversity

UserProfessor Jeff Dalley, Department of Psychology/Psychiatry.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 26 April 2022, 16:00-17:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

BSU Seminar: "Sparse Hamiltonian Flows (or: Bayesian Coresets Without all the Fuss)"

This will be a virtual seminar. FREE registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0rc-2vpz4qHNxdJ4Cm4hyLEn4BVOG5YcIt

UserProf Trevor Campbell, The University of British Columbia .

HouseThis will be a virtual seminar. FREE registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0rc-2vpz4qHNxdJ4Cm4hyLEn4BVOG5YcIt .

ClockTuesday 26 April 2022, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Drug response and tolerance in normal and cancer cells

UserKlaas Mulder, Molecular Developmental Biology, Radboud University.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 25 April 2022, 14:00-15:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Marine biogeochemistry along the Northern Antarctic Peninsula

UserThiago Monteiro, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande/University of Edinburgh.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockMonday 25 April 2022, 14:00-15:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

GRAND ROUNDS: Neurotoxicoses: a short case series

UserBruno Scalia, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 22 April 2022, 08:45-10:00

Foster Talks

Global Views of Mammalian Development

UserJay Shendure, University of Washington.

Househybrid format.

ClockWednesday 20 April 2022, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge RNA Club

RNA Collaborative Seminar Series special event

UserKathryn Lilley; Alex Borodovka.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 20 April 2022, 15:00-17:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar: Engineering Organoid Development

UserProfessor Matthias Lutolf, Roche Institute for Translational Bioengineering, Basel, Switzerland and Laboratory of Stem Cell Bioengineering, EPFL, Switzerland.

HouseZoom link: https://mrc-lmb-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/97051627883?pwd=cUh3ZDZkT3I2bHdxVXo0TytZSEJkdz09.

ClockTuesday 19 April 2022, 11:00-12:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Daniel St Johnston & Andrea Brand

UserAnne-Kathrin Classen, University of Freiburg, Germany.

HouseLive Zoom Seminar.

ClockTuesday 12 April 2022, 11:30-12:30

Foster Talks

Cochlear implants for deafness: how cochlear anatomy interacts with implant function

UserManohar Bance, University of Cambridge.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 07 April 2022, 16:00-17:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

“Myelinated axon formation, health and function”

UserProfessor David Lyons, University of Edinburgh.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 07 April 2022, 12:00-13:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Crop Science Seminar: Revealing the “box” code: the spatial and temporal regulation of plant-parasitic nematode pathogenicity

UserClement Pellegrin, Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Fellow, Crop Science Centre.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 06 April 2022, 10:30-11:30

CamBRAIN talks

Neurotalks: Lifelong Brain Development

UserYizhou Yu (MRC Toxicology Unit) and Nejc Kejzar (Physiology, Development and Neuroscience).

HouseThe Cambridge Tap.

ClockTuesday 05 April 2022, 19:00-22:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserDavid Liu and Edward Young.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 05 April 2022, 13:30-15:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Truffles in a warming world

Part of the Cambridge Festival - free admission

UserUlf Büntgen, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge..

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 31 March 2022, 19:00-20:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

Max Perutz Lecture 2022: Therapeutic Opportunities in Glycoscience

UserCarolyn Bertozzi, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Chemistry, Baker Family Director, Stanford ChEM-H, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Stanford University.

HouseZoom: https://mrc-lmb-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/92288963882?pwd=MEFqUURaRmJ1dkpTNkl1dzhDcHE2QT09.

ClockTuesday 29 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Causality, Perturbations, Gene Regulation, and Drug Repurposing

UserCaroline Uhler, Co-Director of the Eric and Wendy Schmidt Center at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard.

HouseZoom.

ClockMonday 28 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

Thinking the right thoughts

UserNathaniel Daw (Princeton University).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 25 March 2022, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Fenland Flora

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserOwen Mountford, Fenland Flora project.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 24 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Robust tuning of epigenetic memory by resource competition

UserOmer Karin, Postdoc, Simons lab, Gurdon Institute.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 24 March 2022, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge RNA Club

LINE1 biology and its interactome dynamics after drug treatment

UserSamira Hozeifi, Postdoc, LaCava lab, ERIBA, Netherlands.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 24 March 2022, 17:00-18:00

Foster Talks

Cell migration in gut homeostasis and cancer invasion

UserDanijela Matic Vignjevic, Curie Institute, Paris.

HousePhysiology Lecture theatre (and on Zoom) .

ClockThursday 24 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Epidemiology of Ovarian Cancer

UserProf Paul Pharoah, Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology.

House Lecture Theatre 2, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 24 March 2022, 09:30-10:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Crop Science Seminar: Improving the mycorrhizal symbiosis in spring barley – lab and field studies

UserDr Tom Thirkell, Head of Pest & Pathogen Research, CSC.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 23 March 2022, 10:30-11:30

Zangwill Club

Mental health and well-being in the time of Covid-19

UserProfessor Tamsin Ford (Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge) .

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 18 March 2022, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

How many butterflies are there in the Western Palaearctic?

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserMartin Davies.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Foster Talks

Development of interneurons in visual cortex

UserRenata Batista-Brito, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Making connections- brains and other complex systems

Title to be confirmed

UserProf Aldo Faisal.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 15:00-16:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Title to be confirmed

**This seminar has been postponed and will be rescheduled early next year**

UserKaren Vousden, The Crick Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Treating Gaming Disorder in the NHS: A two year overview

Chair: Dr Valerie Voon

UserProf Henrietta Bowden-Jones (President of Psychiatry, Royal Society of Medicine).

HouseZoom (Please contact mho28@medschl.cam.ac.uk).

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 12:30-13:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

“Functional transcriptomics in neurodegenerative disorders”

UserDr Roberto Simone, Queen Square Institute of Neurology, UCL.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The bone marrow microenvironment in myeloid malignancies

UserDr Simon Mendez-Ferrer Dept of Haematology, Cambridge Stem Cell Institute.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 09:30-10:30

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Understanding the effects of repetition on belief

UserLisa Fazio (Vanderbilt).

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 16 March 2022, 15:00-16:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Crop Science Seminar: Dissection of Wheat-Septoria Interactions

UserDr Kostya Kanyuka, Head of Pest & Pathogen Research, NIAB.

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 16 March 2022, 10:30-11:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

An ancient DNA perspective on the Ice Age megafauna

UserPete Heintzman (The Arctic University of Norway).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 15 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Striatal circuits underlying sensorimotor functions

UserGilad Silberberg, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room and ZOOM.

ClockMonday 14 March 2022, 16:15-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Mechanisms of organismal stress resistance in C. elegans

UserRebecca Taylor, Neurobiology Division, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.

HouseZoom - Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 11 March 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Measuring and Monitoring Surface Melting on an Antarctic Ice Shelf

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserRebecca Dell, Scott Polar Institute.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Foster Talks

Regulation of bi-layered epithelial architecture: Insights from developing zebrafish

User Mahendra Sonawane, TIFR Mumbai.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Mechanics of blastocyst morphogenesis

Host - Chaitanya Dingare

UserDr Jean-Léon Maître, Institut Curie, Paris.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Enhancing Rubisco Catalysis Improves Plant Growth

UserProfessor Spencer Whitney, Australian National University.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Paediatric malignancies - an overview

UserDr Amos Burk Clinical Consultant, Dept of Paediatric Haematology, Oncology & Palliative Care.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 09:30-10:30

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserFlavia Mancini and Finn Ashley.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 08 March 2022, 13:30-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Tracking oceanic sharks’ ups and downs in a changing world

UserDavid Sims (Marine Biological Association).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 08 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Gravitational waves: space-time mavericks in the cosmos.

UserProfessor Alberto Vecchio PhD, FRAS, Professor of Astrophysics, Director of the Institute of Gravitational Wave Astronomy, University of Birmingham.

HouseLocation: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, and Zoom.

ClockMonday 07 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

History of Modern Medicine and Biology

Global actuarial science in the making of the universal healthcare system in the Republic of China, 1935–2010

Please note this seminar takes place on a Monday

UserWayne Soon (Vassar College).

HouseZoom.

ClockMonday 07 March 2022, 17:00-18:30

Zangwill Club

A framework for studying the neurobiology of female choice and group cohesion in a social songbird.

UserProfessor Marc Schmidt (University of Pennsylvania).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 04 March 2022, 16:30-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Lower Wood

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDuncan Mackay.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Genetics Seminar

Exploring host-tumour metabolic interactions using Drosophila

Host - Chaitanya Dingare

UserDr Susumu Hirabayashi, MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences, Imperial College London.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Who Cares About Hornworts?

UserDr Eftychios Frangedakis, Molecular Physiology Group, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Wellbeing and mental health: What is the right relationship?

Chair: Dr Julieta Galante

UserProf Anna Alexandrova, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom (Please contact mho28@medschl.cam.ac.uk).

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 12:30-13:30

Parasitology Seminars

From tagging to transcription activation in trypanosomes

This is a hybrid talk. You can attend in person or via zoom. See abstract for details

UserDr Jack Sunter.

HouseThomas Lecture Theatre, Dept. of Biochemistry (Sanger).

ClockWednesday 02 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

The Cooperative Animal

UserMichael Tomasello (Duke).

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 02 March 2022, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Transmissible cancers: when cancer cells become infectious agents

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator

UserElizabeth Murchison.

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 02 March 2022, 14:00-15:00

ARClub Talks

Novel Digital Health Approaches to Early Autism Screening

UserGeraldine Dawson, Duke University School of Medicine.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85130861934?pwd=c1l1czdNSFVaUzdtRDRPSlU3Q0VmZz09.

ClockMonday 28 February 2022, 15:30-16:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Accelerating drug discovery with the power of microscopy & AI

UserAnne E Carpenter, PhD, Senior Director of the Imaging Platform, Institute Scientist, Broad Institute .

Househttps://zoom.us/j/94056313546?pwd=N1dYVFR1b0FwNmk0eGlxeDd1OVY1QT09 .

ClockMonday 28 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

Covid and Cognition

UserLucy Cheke (University of Cambridge) .

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 25 February 2022, 16:30-18:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

BBB study - Brachycephalic Breathing Brain

UserSusana Monforte Monteiro, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 25 February 2022, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Temperament, Health and Production in Dairy Cattle

UserNick Britten, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 25 February 2022, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Peatbogs

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserBrian Eversham, Chief Executive, Wildlife Trust for Beds, Cambs & Northants.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 19:30-21:00

Foster Talks

Fructose as a survival signal: Implications for cancer and obesity

UserMarcus Goncalves, Weill Cornell Medicine, NY.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Myelin Repair

Reparative inflammation in remyelination

UserProf. Mikael Simons - Technical University Munich.

HouseZoom and in person.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Asymmetric cell division and germline immortality

Hosts - Hansong Ma and Ason Chiang

UserProfessor Yukiko Yamashita, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Artificial Intelligence for identifying novel therapeutic targets, biomarkers and drug repositioning opportunities

UserDr Namshik Han, Head of Computational Biology, Milner Therapeutics Institute.

HouseOnline via zoom.

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

Apathy and Anhedonia in Adult and Adolescent Cannabis Users and Controls Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserMartine Skumlien (University of Cambridge).

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 23 February 2022, 17:00-18:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Mining for meaning in electronic health records; deep semantic normalisation for precision medicine and discovery.

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator

UserPaul Schofield.

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 23 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Bradford Hill Seminars

Epidemiology and control of COVID-19 in Hong Kong

UserProfessor Benjamin Cowling, School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockWednesday 23 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Differentiation, Communication, and Collective Behavior in Ant Societies

UserDaniel Kronauer (The Rockefeller University).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 22 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: David Fernandez-Antoran & Emma Rawlins

UserMaria Pilar Alcolea, Wellcome-MRC Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge.

HouseTo be confirmed.

ClockTuesday 22 February 2022, 12:15-13:15

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Neurodegeneration and repair in a novel human organoid neuraxis model

UserAndras Lakatos, Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, Cambridge.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room and ZOOM.

ClockMonday 21 February 2022, 16:15-18:00

Zangwill Club

Reproducibility and transparency indicators across diverse scientific fields

UserJohn P.A. Ioannidis, MD, DSc (Stanford University).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 18 February 2022, 16:30-18:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Multimodality advanced imaging

UserChantelle Franklin and Ombeline McGregor.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 18 February 2022, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Using Sound to Study the Behaviour of Wild Wolves, Coyotes and Jackals

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserArik Kershenbaum.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 19:30-21:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Identification of Potential CCM Candidates in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

UserDr Indu Santhanagopalan, Physiological Ecology Group, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

“Presynaptic dysfunction in neurodevelopmental disorders”

UserProfessor Mike Cousin, University of Edinburgh.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The challenges in therapeutic targeting of the RAF-MEK-ERK signalling pathway

UserDr Simon Cook FRSB, Senior Group Leader, Babraham Institute.

HouseOnline via zoom.

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

Using scRNAseq to understand malaria parasite development and evolution

This is a hybrid talk. You can attend in person - no booking required - or via zoom. See abstract for details

UserDr Virginia Howick .

HouseDixon Greaves Room, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 16 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Seeing the unseen: informatic approaches to find, characterise and drug conserved regions of nucleic acid in RNA viruses

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator

UserJordan Skittrall (Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 16 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Bradford Hill Seminars

Neighbourhood Disadvantage, Everyday Urban Mobility, and Well-Being

UserProfessor Robert J Sampson, Harvard University.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockWednesday 16 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

History of Modern Medicine and Biology

Finding women's 'everyday health': testimonies and experiences

CANCELLED

UserTracey Loughran (University of Essex).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 15 February 2022, 17:00-18:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Liquid Brains: searching the cognition space

UserRicard Solé (Universitat Pompeu Fabra).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 15 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Control limited perceptual decision making

UserAlfonso Renart, Champalimaud, Lisbon, Portugal.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room and ZOOM.

ClockMonday 14 February 2022, 16:15-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

The Fenland Flora

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserOwen Mountford, Fenland Flora project.

Housevia zoom .

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 19:30-21:00

Pharmacology Tea Club seminars

Vascular adenylyl cyclase: New roles for an old enzyme

UserProfessor Caroline Dart, Institute of Systems, Molecular and Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/81177193310?pwd=QTVKcWQvTWtPU0ZVbGlpZFhzNTJIdz09 .

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Signalling dynamics of neutrophil migration at sites of tissue damage

UserMilka Sarris, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom - Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 13:15-14:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Photographing the Wonders of the Insect World

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserAnn Miles.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 10 February 2022, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Virology Seminars

Ecology and Evolution of Plant and Fungal Viruses

UserProf. Marilyn Roossinck, Pennylvania State University.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/97565767222?pwd=WTdERFh2L2ZTUWVNZGtJVFhMekhOdz09.

ClockThursday 10 February 2022, 15:00-16:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

Virtual BSU Seminar: "A flexible sensitivity analysis for sample selection bias"

This will be a virtual seminar. To register for free, please click here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bsu-seminar-dr-matt-tudball-tickets-251838374357

UserMatt Tudball, University of Bristol.

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockThursday 10 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Understanding Transcriptional Regulation of C4 Photosynthesis

UserDr Pallavi Singh, Molecular Physiology Group, Department of Plant Sciences .

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 10 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Drug Discovery in the era of large-scale genetics and genomics data

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator

UserPhilippe Sanseau (Glaxo SmithKline).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 09 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserJake Stroud and Michal Wojcik.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 08 February 2022, 13:30-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Using experimental evolution to tackle questions in speciation research

UserIsobel Eyres (University of Sheffield).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 08 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Adrian Lectures

Neural control of innate behaviors and internal states

UserDavid J Anderson, Calthech, Pasadena, CA.

HouseZoom only.

ClockMonday 07 February 2022, 16:15-19:00

Microglia webinar series

Effect of nutrients on microglial function

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated in "Venue"

UserAgnès Nadjar, University of Bordeaux, France.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/95266584173?pwd=Q3pDZDJ3NVMzdmdnbit4cEtwV2ZOUT09 Meeting ID: 952 6658 4173 Passcode: anjuAgjXX3.

ClockMonday 07 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Pharmacology Tea Club seminars

The Dynamic Spatial Organisation Of The Cell

UserProfessor Kathryn Lilley, Cambridge Centre for Proteomics.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/81177193310?pwd=QTVKcWQvTWtPU0ZVbGlpZFhzNTJIdz09 .

ClockFriday 04 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

antibody dependent cellular cytotoxicity (ADCC) in vaccinated healthcare workers

UserLuis Ohlendorf, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 04 February 2022, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

A brief history of the HBLB equine influenza surveillance programme

UserNeil Bryant, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 04 February 2022, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

The Bird Room at the Museum of Zoology

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDaniel Field.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 19:30-20:45

Foster Talks

Unraveling the mysteries of the human placenta using ‘omics tools

UserWendy Robinson, University ofi British Columbia.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Transparency, reproducibility, and adaptability in data analysis.

Host: Elves Duarte

UserDr Johannes Köster, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Duisburg-Essen.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 13:30-14:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Entangled Lives: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures

UserDr Merlin Sheldrake, Independent Scholar.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

"Fumarate hydratase and cancer: a paradigm of oncometabolism”

UserProfessor Christian Frezza, University Hospital Cologne.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 12:00-13:00

Parasitology Seminars

Multidisciplinary approaches to understanding Schistosoma mansoni hotspots in Uganda

This is a hybrid talk. You can attend in person or via zoom. See abstract for details

UserDr Poppy Lamberton (University of Glasgow).

HouseThomas Lecture Theatre, Dept. of Biochemistry (Sanger).

ClockWednesday 02 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Machine learning with biomedical ontologies: applications in precision health

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator

UserRobert Hoehndorf.

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 02 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

SciSoc – Cambridge University Scientific Society

Structural Bio in the 21st Century

UserSir Prof. Richard Henderson FRS | 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road.

ClockTuesday 01 February 2022, 18:00-19:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

How bilingualism modulates the neural mechanisms of selective attention

UserDr Mirjana Bozic, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 01 February 2022, 16:00-17:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

Virtual BSU Seminar: "Using Variational Bayes for fast inference in large longitudinal datasets”

This will be a free virtual seminar. If you would like to attend, please register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bsu-virtual-seminar-dr-david-hughes-tickets-242962345917

UserDr David Hughes, Institute of Population Health, University of Liverpool.

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockTuesday 01 February 2022, 14:00-15:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Impacts and mitigation of anthropogenic noise

UserSophie Nedelec (University of Exeter).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 01 February 2022, 13:00-14:00

ARClub Talks

The importance of early diagnosis for improving social communication in children with ASD

Please note that this talk is taking place from 3.30pm-4.30pm UK Time

UserIlan Dinstein, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85130861934?pwd=c1l1czdNSFVaUzdtRDRPSlU3Q0VmZz09.

ClockMonday 31 January 2022, 15:30-16:30

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Genomic and digital pathology approaches to elucidate cancer dormancy

Hybrid seminar, please join at: https://zoom.us/j/97592722368?pwd=eXg4bHN3SEJKMm5hRXpCZUtncnVBdz09

UserMaria Secrier, UCL Genetics Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 31 January 2022, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

Reading Scenes: A Hierarchical View on Attentional Guidance in Real-World Environments

UserMelissa Le-Hoa Võ (Scene Grammar Lab, Goethe University Frankfurt).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 28 January 2022, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club seminars

What drugs do to our bugs

UserDr Kiran Patil, MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/81177193310?pwd=QTVKcWQvTWtPU0ZVbGlpZFhzNTJIdz09 .

ClockFriday 28 January 2022, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

** Audience Choice **

The choice will be made by participants' vote at the start of the meeting.

UserJonathan Shanklin.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 27 January 2022, 19:30-20:45

Genetics Seminar

Investigating the evolution and development of body plans and body parts in arthropods

Host - Steve Russell

UserProfessor Alistair McGregor, Department of Biological and Medical Sciences, Oxford Brookes University.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 27 January 2022, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Uncovering Mechanisms of Cell-type-specific Gene Expression in Rice

UserDr Leonie Luginbuehl, Molecular Physiology Group, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 27 January 2022, 13:00-14:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Computational image analysis for coeliac disease diagnosis

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator

UserDr Jim Denholm, Postdoctoral visitor Dept. Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge.

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 26 January 2022, 14:00-15:00

Generation to Reproduction Seminars

Black eugenics and the politics of reproduction

UserAyah Nuriddin (Princeton University).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 25 January 2022, 17:00-18:30

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserKris Jensen and Marine Schimel.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 25 January 2022, 13:30-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Novel mechanisms of neurogenesis and neural repair

Hosted by: Gurdon Institute PhD Society (GPS)

UserMagdalena Götz, Director, Institute of Stem Cell Research, Helmholtz Center, Munich.

HouseWebinar.

ClockTuesday 25 January 2022, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Next-Generation Solar Photovoltaics

UserDr. Sam Stranks, Chemical Eng. & Biotechnology/Cavendish Lab.

HouseLocation: With luck, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College.

ClockMonday 24 January 2022, 19:30-21:00

ARClub Talks

The ADHD polygenic score

Please note that this talk is taking place from 3.30pm-4.30pm UK Time

UserAngelica Ronald, Birkbeck University of London.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85130861934?pwd=c1l1czdNSFVaUzdtRDRPSlU3Q0VmZz09.

ClockMonday 24 January 2022, 15:30-16:30

Zangwill Club

Developmental visuospatial disorder: New advances in its research

UserIrene Mammarella (Department of Developmental and Social Psychology, University of Padova).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 21 January 2022, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club seminars

Keap1/Nrf2 as a druggable target

UserProfessor Albena Dinkova-Kostova, University of Dundee.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/81177193310?pwd=QTVKcWQvTWtPU0ZVbGlpZFhzNTJIdz09 .

ClockFriday 21 January 2022, 16:00-17:00

Foster Talks

CANCELLED: Cell migration in gut homeostasis and cancer invasion

UserDanijela Matic Vignjevic, Curie Institute, Paris.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 20 January 2022, 16:00-17:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

"Can we improve human nerve regeneration?”

UserDr Peter Arthur-Farraj, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 20 January 2022, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Mathematical and evolutionary approaches to cancer

UserDr Jamie Blundell, Early Detection Programme, Dept of Oncology .

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 20 January 2022, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

Stress deceleration theory: chronic adolescent stress exposure results in decelerated neurobehavioral maturation

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserKshitij Jadhav, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 19 January 2022, 17:00-18:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Bioinformatic analysis of T-cell antigen receptors as a novel diagnostic test for coeliac disease/ gluten sensitivity

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserDr Elizabeth Soilleux, MA, MB BChir, PhD, FRCPath, PGDipMedEd University Senior Lecturer/ Honorary Consultant in Pathology, University of Cambridge.

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 19 January 2022, 14:00-15:00

ARClub Talks

The ‘autism advantage’ in the workplace: what the latest research tells us

Please note that this talk is taking place from 3.30pm-4.30pm UK Time

UserAdam Feinstein.

Househttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85130861934?pwd=c1l1czdNSFVaUzdtRDRPSlU3Q0VmZz09.

ClockMonday 17 January 2022, 15:30-16:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Viral Oncology

UserProfessor John Doorbar, Department of Pathology.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 13 January 2022, 09:30-10:30

Microglia webinar series

Microglial function and dysfunction of TREM2 and ABI3, two major risk factors for late onset Alzheimer’s disease

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated in "Venue"

UserChristian Haass, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) Munich.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/99122826836?pwd=NEpzRHBFNzAwUGhzOGp6TDBoMzJUUT09.

ClockMonday 10 January 2022, 16:00-17:00

Microglia webinar series

Microglial function and dysfunction of TREM2 and ABI3, two major risk factors for late onset Alzheimer’s disease

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated in "Venue"

UserChristian Haass, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) Munich.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/99122826836?pwd=NEpzRHBFNzAwUGhzOGp6TDBoMzJUUT09.

ClockMonday 10 January 2022, 16:00-17:00

Microglia webinar series

Microglial function and dysfunction of TREM2 and ABI3, two major risk factors for late onset Alzheimer’s disease

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated above

UserChristian Haass, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) Munich.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/99122826836?pwd=NEpzRHBFNzAwUGhzOGp6TDBoMzJUUT09.

ClockMonday 10 January 2022, 16:00-17:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

A scientist’s guide to the art of radiation therapy & Neurosurgery for the Oncologist

UserDr Raj Jena, Dept of Oncology & Mr Adel Helmy, Dept of Clinical Neuroscience (CUH NHS Foundation Trust).

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 06 January 2022, 09:30-10:30

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Decoding and Recoding the Opposing Roles of Interferon and Pattern Recognition Receptor Signaling in Cancer Immunotherapy

Please join via: https://zoom.us/j/92761420222?pwd=N3lHdmhIQk4zWExQeWJkN3QxV1Mvdz09 Meeting ID: 927 6142 0222 Passcode: 237565

UserAndy J. Minn, MD, PhD, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania.

HouseZoom.

ClockThursday 16 December 2021, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Vagus Nerve Stimulation for Treatment Refractory Depression: re-emergence of a promising treatment

Chair: Prof Ed Bullmore

UserProf Charles Conway, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 16 December 2021, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Oncological imaging: 1: Introduction and non-radionuclide techniques; 2: Radionuclide techniques

UserProf Ferdia Gallagher, Department of Radiology (Cambridge University) & Dr Luigi Aloj, Department of Nuclear Medicine, (Cambridge University Hospitals).

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 16 December 2021, 09:30-10:30

Foster Talks

Physiological Society Lecture and event - Unveiling plaque for Lord Adrian

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 09 December 2021, 16:00-17:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

What Makes Some Intelligent Agents Conscious

Chair: Dr Rudolf Cardinal

UserDr Hakwan Lau, RIKEN Center for Brain Science, Japan.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 09 December 2021, 12:30-13:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

​Improving the identification of cardiometabolic risk in early psychosis

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserBenjamin Perry (University of Cambridge).

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 08 December 2021, 17:00-18:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserDaniel Turner-Evans and Hannah Haberkern.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 07 December 2021, 15:00-16:30

Adrian Lectures

How does the brain figure out the structure of problems?

Zoom link to follow

UserTim Behrens, University of Oxford.

HouseLightfoot Room, Old Divinity School, St John’s College and zoom.

ClockMonday 06 December 2021, 18:00-19:00

Microglia webinar series

The many roles of microglia in brain wiring: a developmental perspective

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated above

UserSonia Garel, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris.

Househttps://zoom.us/j/94405218126?pwd=MTBYZm1mKzg0NEM0b0YxREJXNWtrUT09.

ClockMonday 06 December 2021, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Mending broken hearts with neural crest cells

Host: Ben Steventon

UserProfessor Marianne Bronner, California Institute of Technology.

HouseTBC.

ClockMonday 06 December 2021, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

The neural circuit underlying perceptual expectations

UserPeter Kok (UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 03 December 2021, 14:45-16:15

Cambridge Natural History Society

The Convention on Biodiversity and conservation in the Caribbean

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserEllie Devenish-Nelson and Howard Nelson.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 02 December 2021, 19:30-20:45

Foster Talks

What the ancient reptilian brain tells the modern visual cortex

UserRiccardo Beltramo, PDN, Cambridge.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 02 December 2021, 16:00-17:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Endogenous Pararetroviruses Regulate Gene Expression in Hybrids

UserDr Sara Lopez Gomollon, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 02 December 2021, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

How local and global metacognition shape mental health

Chair: Dr Graham Murray

UserDr Stephen Fleming, University College London.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 02 December 2021, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Care and Cure:an Introduction to Philosophy of Medicine

UserProfessor Jacob Stegenga, Department of History and Philosophy of Science:.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 02 December 2021, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

Finding needles in the neural haystack: unsupervised analyses of noisy data

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserMarine Schimel, Kris Jensen, Department of Engineering.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 01 December 2021, 17:00-18:00

History of Modern Medicine and Biology

'She's wearing it!' Gender, tinkering, and the design of hearing aids

UserJaipreet Virdi (University of Delaware).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 30 November 2021, 17:00-18:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Mechanisms to medicines in neurodegeneration

UserProfessor Giovanna Mallucci, Department of Clinical Neurosciences.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 30 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Milstein Lecture 2021: Organoids to model human diseases

UserHans Clevers, Professor in Molecular Genetics, Hubrecht Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

HouseZoom: https://mrc-lmb-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/96610458150?pwd=RmI5RUZZU0JRNzBBNlh3NnFWQWpjZz09.

ClockTuesday 30 November 2021, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Early detection of cancer: learning from the oesophagus, or how long is a piece of string?

UserProfessor Rebecca Fitzgerald, Professor of Cancer Prevention and Interim Director at the MRC Cancer Unit, University of Cambridge.

HouseLocation: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, and Zoom.

ClockMonday 29 November 2021, 19:30-21:00

Zangwill Club

What does magic tell us about free will?

UserGustav Kuhn (Goldsmiths, University of London).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 26 November 2021, 16:15-17:30

Computational Neuroscience

Connectivity inference in visual cortex and characterization of contrast-suppressed cells

UserSimon Renner, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockFriday 26 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

GRAND ROUNDS Anaesthesia

UserIan Self, Alice Bird, Chiara Adami.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 26 November 2021, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

The launch of the online NatHistFest

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserCNHS Members.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 19:30-21:00

Myelin Repair

Regenerative Neuroimmunology: a neural stem cell perspective’

UserDr Stefano Pluchino – University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom.

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Foster Talks

Imaging inflammation and wound repair in situ

User Prof. Anna Huttenlocher, University of Wisconsin.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Recoding Regulation - Synthetic Expansions of Plant Metabolism

UserDr Nicola Patron, Earlham Institute.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

A transdiagnostic data-driven study of children’s behaviour and the functional connectome

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserDr Jonathan Jones.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 24 November 2021, 17:00-18:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

An Introduction to Machine Learning in AstraZeneca

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserDomingo Salazar (AstraZeneca).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 24 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Engineering epithelial organoid development

Hosted by: Gurdon Institute PhD Society (GPS)

UserMatthias Lütolf, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland.

HouseWebinar.

ClockTuesday 23 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserGeorgia Turner and Falvia Mancini.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 23 November 2021, 13:30-15:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

BSU virtual seminar: "Assessing batch effects and their implications in single cell RNA sequencing experiments"

This will be a virtual seminar. If you would like to attend, please email alison.quenault@mrc-bsu.cam.ac.uk for the joining information.

UserProf Sarah Langley, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, NTU, Singapore.

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockTuesday 23 November 2021, 12:00-13:00

Zangwill Club

Time perception as accumulation of salient events

UserWarrick Roseboom (University of Sussex).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 19 November 2021, 16:15-18:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Non-pharmaceutical interventions and heterogeneous transmission effects

Canceled

UserEmma Glennon, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 19 November 2021, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Genetic studies of paroxysmal dyskinesia in the dog

UserSally Ricketts, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 19 November 2021, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

A Trillion Trees - A trillion reasons to thrive!

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserApril Bagwill.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 19:30-20:45

Foster Talks

Nutrient sensing in the gut-brain-pancreatic axis

UserFiona Gribble, Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Inspecting the early secretory pathway with whole-cell, volumetric FIB-SEM in fed and starved cells

Host: Cahir O'Kane

UserProfessor Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Seminar cancelled

**Seminar Cancelled - to be rescheduled in 2022**

UserAmos Tanay, Weizmann Institute of Science.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Systematic anti-cancer therapy

These talks are aimed at Masters and first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

User Dr Gary Doherty, CUH NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

Networking—the key to success… especially in the brain.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserMr Alexander Dunn (University of Cambridge).

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 17 November 2021, 17:00-18:00

Parasitology Seminars

Investigating the role of glycosylation in Toxoplasma gondii protein homeostasis

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this talk will be delivered VIA ZOOM ONLY. See abstract for link.

UserDr. Giulia Bandini. University of York..

HouseMarjory Stephenson Seminar Room, Hopkins Building, Dept of Biochemistry.

ClockWednesday 17 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Field Social Psychology

UserDr Séamus A. Power, University of Copenhagen.

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 17 November 2021, 16:00-17:30

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Principles of Protein Structural Ensembles Determination

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserMichele Vendruscolo (Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 17 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

History of Modern Medicine and Biology

Technoscience in the tropics: public agricultural research and environmental imaginaries in Brazil

UserRyan Nehring (Department of History and Philosophy of Science).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 16 November 2021, 17:00-18:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Deep AI Research in Health and Life Sciences

UserDr. Kenji Takeda, Director of Academic Health and AI Partnerships, Microsoft Research, Cambridge.

HouseLocation: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College, and Zoom.

ClockMonday 15 November 2021, 19:30-21:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Striatal circuits for learning and decision making

This talk is conducted on Zoom only

UserIlana Witten.

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockMonday 15 November 2021, 16:15-18:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Crick Lecture 2021: Human Immune Responses to SARS-CoV-2 Infection or Vaccination

UserMichel C. Nussenzweig, Zanvil A. Cohn and Ralph M. Steinman Professor, The Rockefeller University, New York, USA.

HouseZoom: https://mrc-lmb-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/98167346283?pwd=UStva0JBNFpiNTE4czlSS283WGJlQT09.

ClockMonday 15 November 2021, 11:00-12:00

Zangwill Club

Can we nudge to zero? Promises and pitfalls of behavioural insights-based climate policies

UserLucia Reisch (University of Cambridge) .

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 12 November 2021, 16:15-17:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

A case of unusual transmissible venereal tumour

UserLuca Schiavo, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 12 November 2021, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Chemical warfare (and co-operation) in the garden

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserGwenda Kyd, Author.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 19:30-20:45

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Defence and Counter-defence in Plant-pathogen Interactions

UserProfessor Wenbo Ma, Sainsbury Laboratory.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

New paradigms for the negative symptoms

Chair: Prof Peter Jones

UserDr Emilio Fernandez-Egea, University of Cambridge.

House Webinar (via Zoom online).

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 12:30-13:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

The Anne McLaren Lecture: Signalling pathways regulating cell fate allocation in the early mouse embryo

Hosted by: Azim Surani & Julie Ahringer

UserElizabeth Robertson, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, UK.

HouseWebinar.

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Introduction to the biology of metastasis

These talks are aimed at Masters and first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Sakari Vanharanta, MRC Cancer Unit.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

Keeping axons alive after injury: Inhibiting programmed axon death

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserDr Stacey Gould, Department of Clinical Neurosciences.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 10 November 2021, 17:00-18:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Elucidating inter-species interactions in microbial communities using metabolic models

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserKiran R. Patil (MRC Toxicology Unit, University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 10 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Early Science and Medicine

Philosophy for anatomists: Francis Glisson and the peculiar fits of irritable matter

UserGuido Giglioni (University of Macerata).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 09 November 2021, 17:00-18:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

Transdiagnostic approaches to understanding neurodevelopment

UserDr Duncan Astle, MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 09 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserYashar Ahmadian and Gido van de Ven.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 09 November 2021, 14:00-15:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Y haplotype diversity and male phenotypes

UserJudith Mank, University of British Columbia.

HouseOnline (ask organizers for link).

ClockTuesday 09 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Human action selection under threat: computing adaptive behaviour

UserDominik Bach (University College London).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 05 November 2021, 16:15-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Zooming into the sarcomere: from single molecules to molecular forces

UserFrank Schnorrer, Institut de Biologie du Développement de Marseille.

HouseWebinar via Zoom - Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 05 November 2021, 13:15-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

JCTS PRESENTATIONS

UserJCTS PRESENTATIONS.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 05 November 2021, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Biodiversity of the Hobson's Brook corridor

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDr Steve Boreham.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 19:30-20:45

Foster Talks

Mechanisms of Aging

UserAnne Brunet, Stanford University.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Questionable measurement practices and how to avoid them

UserDr Jessica Kay Flake (McGill).

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 16:00-17:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Investigating the Origin of Nanostructures on Flowers

UserDr Chiara Airoldi, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 13:00-14:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Passive brain tumour visualisation during surgery using computer vision

UserDr Gita Khalili Moghaddam, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The mutations that drive cancer

These talks are aimed at Masters and first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Paul Edwards, Emeritus Reader in Cancer Biology.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

The generation of cortical novelty responses through inhibitory plasticity

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserNicholas Gale, DAMTP, University of Cambridge.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 03 November 2021, 17:00-18:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

A multidimensional perspective on immune-mediated diseases: using genetic feature engineering to study shared risk factors in a reduced dimension space

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserGuillermo Reales (Dept. of Medicine, University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 03 November 2021, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

The brain control of appetite: Can an old dog teach us new tricks?

UserDr Giles Yeo, MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit, University of Cambridge Metabolic Research Labs.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 02 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

Interplay between tissue tension and tumor immunity

UserValerie Weaver, Director of the Center for Bioengineering and Tissue Regeneration and Professor in the Department of Surgery, UCSF, USA.

HouseZoom: https://mrc-lmb-cam-ac-uk.zoom.us/j/92866604568?pwd=TlljTHk5VGEzd2YzM3JHQkxOaWdRUT09.

ClockTuesday 02 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

Virtual BSU seminar: "NanoSplicer: Accurate identification of splice junctions using Oxford Nanopore sequencing"

This will be a online seminar. You can register for free at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bsu-seminar-dr-heejung-shim-tickets-198278104147

UserDr Heejung Shim, Melbourne Integrative Genomics (MIG), University of Melbourne.

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockTuesday 02 November 2021, 10:00-11:00

Microglia webinar series

Understanding microglial dynamics from development to age-related neurological diseases

This is a live webinar on Zoom using the link indicated above

UserDiego Gomez-Nicola, University of Southampton, U.K..

Househttps://zoom.us/j/92796686042?pwd=bStrTUNHajBaNGJnVjV1cit5ZCtNdz09.

ClockMonday 01 November 2021, 16:00-17:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Metabolic rewiring drives invasion and metastasis in mammary carcinoma

**Please register in advance for this seminar. Thank you. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/190513820967**

UserJim Norman, Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 29 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

JCTS PRESENTATIONS

UserStephen Barker, Katie Broadbridge (Department of Veterinary Medicine).

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 29 October 2021, 08:45-10:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Functional Macroevolution of Transcription Factors in Land Plants

UserDr Facundo Romani, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 28 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Overview of the core ideas in cancer research

These talks are aimed at Masters and first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Paul Edwards, Emeritus Reader in Cancer Biology.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 28 October 2021, 09:30-10:30

CamBRAIN Virtual Journal Club

A universal probabilistic spike count model reveals ongoing modulation of neural variability in head direction cell activity in mice

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85395342039

UserDavid Liu, Department of Engineering.

HouseZoom.

ClockWednesday 27 October 2021, 17:00-18:00

Parasitology Seminars

Heavy metal parasite: The role of iron in Toxoplasma gondii

This is a hybrid talk. You can attend in person or via zoom. See abstract for details

UserDr Clare Harding. Sir Henry Dale Fellow (Parasitology), University of Glasgow. .

HouseMarjory Stephenson Seminar Room, Hopkins Building, Dept of Biochemistry.

ClockWednesday 27 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Buffering genetic variation in populations

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserDr. Ritwick Sawarkar (MRC Toxicology Unit, University of Cambridge).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 27 October 2021, 14:00-15:00

Myelin Repair

Role of astrocytes in CNS inflammation

UserFrancisco J. Quintana - Harvard University .

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 26 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserYul Kang and Wayne Soo.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 26 October 2021, 14:00-15:30

Zangwill Club

Some lessons one philosopher drew from thinking about wanting and liking

UserRichard Holton (University of Cambridge).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 22 October 2021, 16:15-18:00

MRC Biostatistics Unit Seminars

Virtual BSU Seminar: “Methodological Advances in Risk Prediction"

This will be a virtual seminar. If you would like to attend, please email alison.quenault@mrc-bsu.cam.ac.uk for the joining information.

UserDr Glen Martin, University of Manchester.

HouseVirtual Seminar .

ClockFriday 22 October 2021, 14:00-15:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

A finger on the pulse of regeneration

UserMekayla Storer, Wellcome - MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge.

HouseWebinar via Zoom - Please subscribe to mailing list for link.

ClockFriday 22 October 2021, 13:15-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Situation of animal rabies in Nepal

UserRakesh Chand, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 22 October 2021, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Canine intervertebral disc disease: How much do we really know?

UserSam Khan , Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 22 October 2021, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Restoring habitat for the Iberian lynx

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDr Harriet Allen, CNHS President.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 19:30-20:45

Foster Talks

Cystic Fibrosis: From Gene to Precision Medicines

UserDavid Sheppard, Bristol University.

Househybrid format.

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Bacterial condensates under stress

Host: Rosana Collepardo

UserProfessor Stephanie Weber, McGill University, Montreal.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Epigenetic Reprogramming in Plant Germlines

UserDr Xiaoqi Feng, John Innes Centre.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Tumour structure and nomenclature

These talks are aimed at Masters and first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Paul Edwards, Emeritus Reader in Cancer Biology.

HouseWilliam Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine.

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 09:30-10:30

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Computational Oncology at AstraZeneca

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserBen Sidders (AstraZeneca).

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 20 October 2021, 14:00-15:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

The impact of sea-ice drift and ocean circulation on dispersal of toothfish eggs and juveniles in the Ross Gyre and Amundsen Sea

Please contact the organizer for meeting link

UserErik Behrens, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Zoom.

ClockWednesday 20 October 2021, 09:00-10:00

Early Science and Medicine

Ship tracks on European maps and charts, c.1500–c.1800

UserSara Caputo (Magdalene College, Cambridge).

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 9 and Zoom.

ClockTuesday 19 October 2021, 17:00-18:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Seminars

In vitro bioelectronic models of the gut-brain axis

UserProfessor Róisín Owens, Department of Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology.

HouseRegister on Zoom - link in abstract.

ClockTuesday 19 October 2021, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar: Biomolecular condensates and their implications for physiology and disease

UserTony Hyman, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany.

HouseWebinar - https://zoom.us/j/92425532683?pwd=bXhPUkh0dm8xRlVmUkthREQwUnc4UT09.

ClockTuesday 19 October 2021, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

The Productivity Puzzle

UserProfessor Diane Coyle, Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS), University of Cambridge.

HouseLocation: With luck, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Churchill College.

ClockMonday 18 October 2021, 19:30-21:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Synchrony and synaptic signaling in the cerebellar circuit

This talk is conducted on Zoom only

UserIndira Raman, Dept Neurobiology, Northwestern Univ, Evanston IL.

HouseOnline via zoom.

ClockMonday 18 October 2021, 16:15-18:00

Zangwill Club

Hippocampal LTP and Psychiatry: The Prime Suspect

UserDavid Bannerman (University of Oxford).

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockFriday 15 October 2021, 16:15-18:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Modelling the impact of Covid-19 on meningococcal disease

User Liza Hadley, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 15 October 2021, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Characterisation of monocytes fate mapping mouse model

UserStella Chime, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLT2.

ClockFriday 15 October 2021, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Trees for Streets

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserSimeon Linstead, Project Director for Trees for Streets.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 19:30-20:45

Genetics Seminar

Coping with Mechanical Stress: Tissue dynamics in development and repair

Host: Hansong Ma

UserDr Yanlan Mao, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London.

HouseZoom meeting.

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 13:30-14:30

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Redox and ROS Signaling During Plant Responses to Abiotic Stress

UserProfessor Ron Mittler, University of Missouri.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 13:00-14:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

"Altered synaptic ingestion by human microglia in Alzheimer's disease"

UserDr Makis Tzioras, Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh.

HouseZoom (link will be given in Abstract).

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 12:00-13:00

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Not born Yesterday: Why humans are less gullible than we think

UserDr Hugo Mercier (Jean Nicod Institute, CNRS).

Housevia zoom .

ClockWednesday 13 October 2021, 15:00-16:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Kendrew Lecture (part 1): Using AI to accelerate scientific discovery

UserDemis Hassabis, Founder & CEO DeepMind, AlphaFold project lead.

HouseYouTube link to watch the talk: https://youtu.be/6hlgADbBvZs.

ClockWednesday 13 October 2021, 14:30-15:30

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series 2021 - 2022

Understanding DNA Replication with Nanopore Sequencing, Deep Learning, and Mathematical Modelling

Our intention is to deliver all Seminars in person, we will follow University Covid Guidance on this. Seminars are aimed mainly at MPhil CompBio students, but are open to anyone who wishes to attend by pre-booking with the Administrator.

UserDr. Michael A. Boemo (Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge) .

HouseCMS, Meeting Room 15.

ClockWednesday 13 October 2021, 14:00-15:00

History of Modern Medicine and Biology

'Constipated, toothless fatties': body and diet in twentieth-century Britain

UserChris Otter (Ohio State University).

HouseZoom.

ClockTuesday 12 October 2021, 17:00-18:30

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserGuillaume Hennequin and Kris Jensen.

HouseOnline on Zoom.

ClockTuesday 12 October 2021, 14:00-15:30

Please see above for contact details for this list.

 

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